Update Saudi Arabia’s Prince Faisal bin Farhan meets his Austrian counterpart Alexander Schallenberg during his official visit to Vienna. (SPA)

Saudi Arabia will judge new Iran president Raisi by ‘reality on the ground’: FM

  • Prince Faisal says ‘very concerned’ about unanswered questions on Iran’s nuclear program
  • Austrian foreign minister: Houthi attacks on Saudi Arabia are unacceptable
By Arab News ·

Iran likely had failed rocket launch, preparing for another

Iran likely had failed rocket launch, preparing for another

  • Satellite photos from Planet Labs Inc. and Maxar Technologies show preparations at the spaceport on June 6
  • As with other failed launches, Iranian state media did not acknowledged it took place
By AP ·

Special Battle for Marib deals severe blow to Houthis

Battle for Marib deals severe blow to Houthis

  • Yemeni government vows to defeat Houthis as fighting rages outside Marib
  • Austrian FM: Houthi attacks on Saudi Arabia are unacceptable
By Saeed Al-Batati ·

Arabic calligraphy’s fusion with Japanese Kanji captures beauty of both worlds

Arabic calligraphy’s fusion with Japanese Kanji captures beauty of both worlds

  • My enthusiasm for Kanji script started six years ago, says Saudi designer and calligrapher Noha Raheem
By Nada Hameed ·

Germany hosts conference to push for progress in Libya

Germany hosts conference to push for progress in Libya

  • The meeting is held at the foreign ministry in Berlin
  • German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas noted that much has been achieved in the past two years
By AP ·

Special 90 detained Egyptians in Libya released

90 detained Egyptians in Libya released

By Mohammed Abu Zaid ·

Special Egyptian leader backs Greek PM on eastern Med issues

Egyptian leader backs Greek PM on eastern Med issues

By Mohammed Abu Zaid ·

New Zealand on edge after virus-infected Australian visits

New Zealand on edge after virus-infected Australian visits

  • The country’s response has been among the most effective in the world and the isolated nation of 5 million people has recorded just 26 COVID-19 deaths.
By AP ·

European banks should start merging, says Deutsche Bank’s top Qatari investor

European banks should start merging, says Deutsche Bank’s top Qatari investor

  • European banks need the scale to compete with US, Chinese rivals
By Arab News ·

Update US blocks websites linked to Iranian disinformation including Press TV and Houthi's Al-Masirah

US blocks websites linked to Iranian disinformation including Press TV and Houthi's Al-Masirah

  • Iranian news agencies said that the US government had seized several Iranian media websites
By Reuters ·

Update US blocks websites linked to Iranian disinformation including Press TV and Houthi's Al-Masirah

US blocks websites linked to Iranian disinformation including Press TV and Houthi's Al-Masirah

  • Iranian news agencies said that the US government had seized several Iranian media websites
By Reuters ·